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Additional title: Dah-dah-sko-dah-dah
Additional title: Dah-dah-sko-dah-dah (Choreographic work : Teshigawara)
Teshigawara, Saburō
Miyata, Kei
Ito, Shun (Musician)
Ienaga, Koichi
Nakamura, Mikako
Morimoto, Kyoko
Tanaka, Hideyo (Director)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Karas (Dance company)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1991
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8985
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2757 (former)
Modern dance -- Japan
Choreographers -- Japan
Dance -- Japan
two-dimensional moving image
Videotaped in performance at the Shonandai Civic Theater, Japan, in February 1991. Video producer: Karas/Kei Miyata, Tokyo, Japan.
Choreography/scenography: Saburo Teshigawara. Stage direction: Hideyo Tanaka. Lighting: Teshigawara and Tanaka.
Perf. by Saburo Teshigawara and Karas (company): Kei Miyata, Shun Ito, Koichi Ienaga, Mikako Nakamura, and Kyoko Morimoto. Saxophonist: Kazutoki Umezu. Pianist: Shun Ito.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (48 min.) :sd., col.
Japanese contemporary dance work. The opening solo, danced by the choreographer, is performed to a score based on Stravinsky's The rite of spring.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926008473-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171775
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ca4d9570-8044-0135-3ba6-0d191b922ec6
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Item timeline of events

  • 1991: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dah-dah-sko-dah-dah" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dah-dah-sko-dah-dah" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1991). Dah-dah-sko-dah-dah Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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